Good news for fans of the Dear Book Nerd advice column we started back in October: it’s now a podcast!
In this, the pilot episode, Rebecca Schinsky and I discuss (and attempt to answer) two reader-submitted questions:
Dear Book Nerd:
I’m 33. I averaged 36 books a year for the last 5 years. All four of my grandparents died before they hit 75. Let’s be optimistic and say I make it to 80. That means I only have time for 1700 more books. And Ms/Mrs/Miss/Dr Book Nerd, NEW ONES COME OUT ALL THE FREAKING TIME. How do I prioritize?!?!?! How can I read all the books?!?!?? HELP!!!!!!
Dear Book Nerd,
Any advice for a book lover with a very busy full time job? Right now I often forgo sleep to read books I love. Not sure that’s the healthiest habit. Should I just accept that I can’t read as much as I’d like?
Melisa the Struggling Bookworm
“Stolen Reading” by Rita Meade
“Reading Challenges for 2014” by Tasha Brandstatter
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